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Last Updated: 6/29/2020 1:53 PM

If you have reached this from the "hot button" on the home page, please visit the high school guidance page for even more resources.  If you are a current college student, please click here.  

The following is an alphabetical listing of more than 430 links to scholarship opportunities for high school students (college students may also be eligible to apply for some of these, but there is ia separate page devoted exclusively to opportunities for you!). This is updated regulary, so check often and apply for as many as you may be eligible! A number of "local" scholarship applications are not online, but will be available in the spinning rack in the media center when released by the sponsoring organizations. These include opportunities from the Frontier Local Economic Development Association,  Frontier Alumni Association, Hank Morus Memorial Scholarship Committee, Heddelson Cousins, Long Reach Federal Credit Union, Matamoras Masonic Lodge, Marietta Civitan, and more throughout the school year.  Some of these have been scanned and added as printable PDFs under the Documents section of the Guidance page.

 

Also, the Washington County Career Center just announced the following for its adult technical training programs:

Scholarship!  The Career Center – Adult Technical Training is awarding all 2020 graduates (that meet requirements) a scholarship for up to $1000 to attend training at The Career Center.  Programs are all one-year or less and training is in a hands-on environment.   Programs include: Medical Assistant, Surgical Technologist, Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, Medical Billing, Welding, CDL/Class A, Chemical Operator/Technician, Instrumentation & Electricity Technician, Industrial Maintenance Mechanic, Building Technology, HVAC-R, Information Technology and Business Office Skills.  Visit www.mycareerschool.com, email training@thecareercenter.net or call 1.800.648.3695 to learn more.

 

In March, EACH SENIOR was emailed a copy of the most recent transcript that can be used for most of these applications. Please check spam folrders if the file was not received. 

 

1Dental $500 Scholarship
Complete brief survey by Dec. 21 for chance to win scholarship

7BinaryOptions $3,000 Scholarship
Submit essay essay titled: “The Goals I Will Achieve in 10 Years.” Due Dec. 15.

84 Scholarship Opportunities for Veterans & Families
If you’re a veteran who served in the U.S. military, you qualify for a number of scholarships and grants to help cover the cost of higher education for yourself, spouse or family member.

ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. $1,000 Academic Scholarship

For women studying and influencing the future of science, including technology, engineering and math. Due July 1. 

ACLS Medical Training Scholarships
List of multiple scholarships for the healthcare field. Various amounts and deadlines. 

ACPA Family Services Scholarships

Multiple awards ranging from $500 to $4,00 for students with cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference. Application opens in December. 

AED Superstore $1,000 Scholarship
Two entries a year; deadlines are Nov. 30 and May 31. Includes essay based on facts regarding Sudden Cardiac Arrest.

AES Engineering $500 Scholarship
Due Oct. 6. Winner based on character, as demonstrated by essay. Engineering major NOT required.

AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness College Scholarship (13 awards up to $5,000)
Must enroll in 4-year college; submit essay explaining how Alzheimer's has affected your life. Due Jan. 17.

AXA Achievement Scholarship (awards range from $2,500 to $25,000)
Open Sept. - Dec. 15 OR until 10,000 applications are received.

AbbVie Immunology $15,000 Scholarship
45 awards will be given to exceptional students living with specific  inflammatory diseases (see link for full details). Due March 31. Application opens closer to due date.

Adamson & Cleveland, LLC Scholarship Essay & Video Competition (Three awards)

Submit essay or video on the topic, "What is your school and/or community currently doing to promote safer driving? In your
opinion, what could they be doing?" Awards range from $250 to $1,000. Due June 5. 

Adore Me $1,000 Scholarship

For female students pursuing business degree; minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Oct. 16.

Adrian & Corena Swanier Education $1,000 Scholarship  for Children of Military Personnel
For child of active duty personnel, military veteran, National Guard Reserve, or Air National Guard, who is pursuing 4-year degree.  Due March 31. NOTE: The website currently states: *UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO MAX CAPACITY OF SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS, 2019-2020 APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE*

Aghabegian & Associates $1,000 Challenge Accepted Scholarship

3.0 GPA; submit essay explaining a time you tested yourself against overwhelming odds. You may have struggled, you may have lost, but you kept on trying. It can be a personal goal, academic achievement, artistic endeavor, or anything that pushed you to try harder. What challenged you and what motivated you to keep on trying? Due May 19. 

Allegra Ford $2,500 Scholarship
For students with documented learning disabilities who are going to attend 2-year community college or technical program.

Allen, Flatt, Ballidis & Leslie $1,000 Rise to Shine Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay explaining How do you plan to become your best self? What little things can you do now to form good habits, that will make you the person you're meant to be? How do you celebrate your uniqueness – what you bring that no one else can – when you rise and shine every day? Due May 12.

Alliance Recruitment Agency $1,000 Scholarship

For students pursuing further studies in food-related field. Due May 15.

Amaro Law Firm $2,500 Scholarship

Submit essay or video describing what success means to you and how you intend on embodying that definition throughout your life. Due May 10.

AmVets Scholarship

Multiple opportunities for Veterans, Active Duty, Guard/Reserves, as well as their children and grandchildren. Awards range from $1,000 to $4,000. Applications open in January and are due April 30. 

America's 911 Foundation $2,000 College Scholarship
For children of first responders. Fifteen scholarships will be awarded. Due March 19. NOTE: The website states the application should be available Nov. 4. 

American Academy of CPR & First Aid $1,500 "Save a Life"Scholarship

For students majoring in healthcare, education and related  fields. Available twice a year with deadlines of May 1 AND Oct. 1.

American Association of Drilling Engineers $1,000 Scholarship
20 scholarships will be awarded; winners may reapply for additional awards. 3.5 GPA, 27 ACT and enroll in Ohio, WV or PA college. Due April 15.

American Association of Physics Teachers $2,000 Scholarship
For students planning to teach physics. Due Dec. 1.

American Backflow Prevention Association (ABPA) $1,500 Scholarship
Write essay explaining relationship between lawn irrigation systems and backflow prevention. Due Jan. 31.

American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program

Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 each with multiple winners to be selected. Submit application, unofficial high school transcript and 500-word essay on “Why College is Important to Me.” Due May 1. 

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation American Academy of Chefs 

Minimum 2.5 GPA and accepted into college with major in culinary or pastry arts. Due March 31.

America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders $1,500 Scholarship
For students pursuing degree in agriculture; chemical, electrical or mechanical engineering; human nutrition; food services; hospitality; communications; marketing; public relations or journalism. Applications typically open in November and are due Feb. 1.

American Foreign Service Association Scholarship Program

The AFSA Scholarship Program offers over $260,000 in college aid to 90 children of AFSA members whose parents are/were Foreign Service employees. Open Jan. 10-March 15. 

American Fire Sprinkler Association $2,000 Scholarship contest
Open September through April 1 with "second chance" held later. 10 winners chosen.

American Graphics Institute $1,000 Design Thinking Scholarship

Multiple scholarships to encourage use of design and creative thinking. Due July 31 and Dec. 31. 

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship
Multiple opportunities with varying amounts, requirements and deadlines.

American Muscle Automotive $2,500 Scholarship

Four scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing an automotive themed major. Submit a 700-1500 word essay to scholarships@americanmuscle.com telling us who you are and how you plan on using your automotive education to incite positive change and innovation within the custom car industry. Due Oct. 15 and June 15.

American Welding Society Foundation Scholarships 

Multiple opportunities for students pursuing training in welding. Applications open Dec. 1-March 1. 

Anchor Scholarship Foundation

For children of Surface Navy personnel who are pursuing a 4-year degree in the United States. Due March 1. 

Anne Ford $2,500 Scholarship
Renewable award for student with documented learning disability and / or ADHD. 3.0 minimum GPA. Applications open in October and close Jan. 17. 

Antibodies $2,000 Scholarship

Open to life science majors. Due Aug. 1 each year. 

Anthony’s $2,000 Living with a Sense of Purpose Scholarship

Submit resume, transcript, and essay explaining how legislation can be implemented to lower or decrease the rate of suicide in the United States. Due April 30. 

Apprentice Ecologist Initiative $1,750 Scholarship
Conduct and photograph an environmental stewardship project; write an essay. See website for ideas and examples. Due Dec. 31.

Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship Program

Scholarships are offered for students looking to pursue full-time studies in Forestry, Plant Sciences, Horticulture, Entomology, Environmental Science or a related major at an accredited two- or four-year college or university of the student’s choice. Applications open in April and are due June 12. 

Arcadier, Biggie & Wood $1,000 Civil Discourse Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students with minimum 2.0 GPA who "exemplifies a strong understanding of the value of civil discourse and has used the ability to share and communicate ideas in the face of adversity to help better their community." Due Dec. 1. 

Arctic Chiropractic $500 "Got a Spine?" Scholarship

Minimum 2.5 GPA. Submit 1,000 word essay on website prompt. Due June 2. 

Artemis Andriotis Kotis $1,000 Scholarship

Submit a two-minute video essay discussing "Why Do I Want to Be a Lawyer?" Due May 1. 

Atlanta Divorce Law Group $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; submit transcript, resume and 750 word essay explaining how a divorce experience produced a positive outcome. Due Feb. 29

AthNet Sports Recruiting $1,000 Scholarship
Essay describing how lessons learned in sports have impacted you for chance at $1000 scholarship. Due July 1.

Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central

One site for hundreds of available scholarships for students training to become automotive, heavy duty or collision repair technicians, as well as those studying engineering, accounting, business or other courses of study. Each completed application is considered for all scholarships where the student meets the qualifications.  Due March 31.

Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation (AWAF) Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Awarded quarterly to females with a passion for career in the automotive and related industries. Amount not specified. Due Jan. 10. 

Avonte Oquendo Memorial Scholarship
For a student who has (or is a close family member of someone with) autism. Application opens in January and is due June 1.

B. Davis $1,000 Scholarship open to HS juniors, seniors and college students
Submit essay of under 1,000 words describing 3 characteristics of leadership. Due May 22.

BETSOL $500 Scholarship
For students majoring in computer science or related field with minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Dec. 18.

BGSU Full Tuition President Scholars Award
Open to seniors with minimum 3.8 GPA and 30 ACT. Application due by Dec. 4; interview will be scheduled in January. Up to 30 awards are available.

BK Scholars Program (awards range from $1,000 to $50,000)
Open Oct. 15-Dec. 15. Recipients selected based on GPA, work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.

BMW/SAE Engineering $1,500 Renewable Scholarship
For students pursuing engineering degree through ABET accredited program. Minimum 3.75 GPA and 90th percentile ACT scores in reading/math. Applications open Jan. 7 and are due March 15.

BP $2,000 Scholarship (Iota Sigma Pi Fluorine Chapter)
This scholarship recognizes commitment and potential achievement in chemistry, and is awarded a female senior who will enroll at an 4-year college in Ohio, with the intent of becoming a science major. Due March 31.

Bachus & Schanker LLC $2,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and acceptance to a four-year institution. Submit 800 word essay on the 7th Amendment. Due Nov. 30 and July 30.

BadCredit.Org $1,00 WealthWise Scholarship

Minimum 3.5 GPA of; major of study must support career in the finance industry (e.g., finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and other related majors). Submit 500-900 word essay How the US Credit Scoring System Can Be Improved. Due Dec. 31. 

BankMobile $1,500 Scholarship
Essay on financial empowerment. Due July 17.

Baptist Joint Committee Religious Liberty Essay Contest (prizes up to $2,000)
Submit essay discussing whether public schools should accommodate religious holidays. Due March 9.

Baron & Budd Mesothelioma Cancer Victims Memorial $2,500 Scholarship

Submit essay or video explaining how cancer has affected your life. Due Nov. 22. 

Bayer HFCU $500 Scholarship

Members of the Bayer Heritage Federal Credit Union can apply for one of 13 $500 Scholarship to be given away. Due April 15. 

"Beat the Odds" $5,000 Scholarship
Honors outstanding students who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and given back to their communities. Deadline not stated.

Beyond the Boroughs
Offering 4-year scholarships up to $20,000. Due March 15.

Beyond the Cure Scholarship

Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship Program awards scholarships to childhood cancer survivors who have demonstrated the ability to overcome the difficult challenges of cancer with determination and motivation. Fifty-eight college scholarships are awarded each year. Due March 30. 

Big Sun Athletic $500 Scholarship
Essay explaining how sports influenced you, your careers goals and your family for chance at $500 scholarship.  Due June 19.

Blades of Green $1,000 Scholarship

For individuals seeking undergraduate or graduate level education in environmental studies or related fields. Due May 27. 

BluePay STEM $1000 Scholarship

For students majoring in a STEM field of study at an accredited college or university. $250 for books will be awarded to 2nd and 3rd places. One 500-1000 word essay required. Due Dec. 31.

Book Industry Charitable Foundation (Binc) Scholarship Program 

Eight awards given, ranging from $3,500 to $5,000. Open to bookstore employees/owners, former Borders employees and dependents. Applications open in January and are due March 5.

Brady Cobin Law Group Legacy Scholarship

Three awards given, ragning from $500 to $2,500. Submit essay on one of three prompts along with photo and transcript. Due May 1. 

BransonShows Inspired $1,000 Scholarship

Submit an essay titled, “How (*Enter Your Show*) Inspired Me to Realize My Dreams.” If you have not seen a Branson Show, you may research and use your creativity. Due Oct. 15.

Bressman Law $1,000 Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship

For survivors of a traumatic brain injury expereince who have maintained a 3.0 GPA. Open to current seniors and college students. Due Dec. 15. 

Brightech Magnifying Creativity $1,000 Scholarship

Award given to the most creative, innovative and unique project that uses a magnifier lamp.Submit a picture/video of the project plus a description (minimum 250 words). Due Dec. 31. 

Bristol-Myers Squibb Scholarship fo Cancer Survivors

For cancer survivors who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Details not yet available. Program opens in February.

Brown & Brothers $500 Scholarship

Offered twice a year. See link for essay prompt. Due Dec. 1.

Bussey Law Firm $500 New Heights Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA, essays. Due May 29. 

Butler-Wells Scholarship

Awards range from $250 to $2,500. Minimum 2.0 GPA. Due April 1. 

CC Bank's Young Scholarships $2,000 Scholarship
Five awards given. Minimum 3.0 GPA, essay of 250-400 words describing community service. Due Dec. 31.

CE Shop Give Back $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 250 word essay on the importance of giving back. Due July 31. 

CGTrader $2,000 Scholarship (2 runners up receive $500)

MInimum 2.5 GPA. Submit original essay on assigned topic. Due Dec. 2. 

CME Beef Industry $1,500 Scholarship
10 awards given to students in the beef industry. Membership in NCF required.  Fields of study include: education, communications, production, research or any other area involved with the beef industry. Due Nov. 8. .

CNA Free Training $500 Scholarship
For students accepted into an approved CNA training program. Due March 31.

Car Covers $1,000 Scholarship Program
1,000 word essay titled, "How to Make Your Car Last Forever." Due Dec. 15.

Car ID $1,000 Scholarship Program

Create a photo inspired by any aspect of the automotive industry. Two scholarships awarded each year. Deadlines are April 30 and Oct. 31. 

Caring.Com $1,500 Scholarship

Caring.com is offering two $1,500 scholarships to two students attending an accredited U.S. college or university and caring for a loved one. Submit a 1,500-word essay or 2-minute video by Dec. 31. 

Cedar Education $500 Scholarship Drawing
Two drawings a year. Due June 30 and Dec. 31.

Celine Wyatt Memorial Scholarship

For female seniors with minimum 3.2 GPA who excel in softball or basketball and demonstrate leadership, passion, commitment and determination. Due March 20. 

Center for Cyber Safety and Education's (ISC)2 Women in Information Security Scholarships 

For women pursuing a degree focused on cybersecurity or information assurance; minimum 3.3 GPA. Application open Feb. 1-March 1.

Chalik & Chalik Cancer Survivors $1,000 scholarship

Open to seniors and college students with minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit essay explaining the effects of cancer diagnosis. Due June 15. 

Champion of People's Rights $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 2.0 GPA and dedication to protecting peoples’ rights. Submit essay, resume and transcript. Due Feb.1. 

Chegg $1,000 Monthly Scholarship Drawing
Enter this scholarship drawing and check out many other opportunities available. Deadline at the end of each month.

Cherepinskiy Law Firm $1,000 Legal Scholarship

One award will be given to an undergraduate and one to a law school student.Minimum 3.0 GPA and proof of acceptance required.  Due Oct. 25. 

Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick $1,500 Child of an American Veteran Scholarship

Open to children of veterans (seniors and college students) with minimum 3.0 GPA. Due June 15.

Church Mutual Religious Scholar Program

For students enrolled in a full-time religious studies program at an accredited seminary, college or university; minimum 3.0 GPA; who demonstrate personal impact through their education, work experiences, and volunteerism. Must be committed to full-time ministry in the United States following completion of studies. All denominations are encouraged to apply. 50 awards of $5,000 will be awarded. Due April 15.

Cleanup Expert $1,500-$2,900 Scholarships

Open to seniors and college students with minimum 3.0 GPA  and concern about how cleaning products afect our environment and society. Due Jan. 20. 

Cincinnati Christian University Esports Scholarship

Gamers can earn up to full tuition! Minimum 2.0 GPA and 16 ACT for students who play one of 9 different games. Deadline not specified. 

City Property Management HOA Service $1,000 Scholarship

Special consideration will be given to those interested in HOA Management, but anyone interested in a career in Real Estate will be considered. MInimum 3.0 GPA. Due July 31. 

Clunker Junker Cash for Cars and College $1,000 Scholarship

For a female student who best showcases her interest in automotive technology. Due Sept. 2. 
 

Coca-Cola Scholars $20,000 Scholarship
150 awards for students with capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Due Oct. 31.

Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA) $500 Essay Contest
600-1000 essay on assigned topic. Due Nov. 13.

CoffeeForLess "Hit the Books" $500 Scholarship

Submit essay on the importance of education how the scholarship will assist the students' goals. Bonus points awarded for a creative way to include passion for coffee in their essay. Open twice a year; due Jan. 31 and Aug. 25.

College Diabetes Network Scholarship Directory

Multiple opportunities and deadlines. 

College Financial Aid Website
Contains list of multiple scholarship opportunities and links with varying deadlines. Bookmark and check often!

College JumpStart Scholarship
Available twice a year; due Oct. 17 and April 15.

College Raptor $2,500 Scholarship
Register, use college search tool and submit essay by Jan. 31 for chance at $2,500

College Scholarships Website
Another free online scholarship tool - check often!

Comedy Defensive Driving $1,000 Scholarship

Design an advertisement that will educate the public about the dangers of distracted driving, with a clear call to action not to text and drive, drink and drive, eat and drive, or any other distraction you choose to focus on. Awarded twice a year with deadlines of May 31 and Dec. 31. 

Commonwealth Law Group $3,000 "Pursuing a Positive Impact" Scholarship

3.0 GPA and 1,000 word  essay explaining the ways you try to activate positive change in your community, and what inspires you to do so? Due May 31.

Cook Something $500 Scholarship
For students enrolling in food-related field. Due Dec. 15.

Corporation for Appalachian Development (COAD) David V. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship
For students who  reside in a household with a total annual income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines. Deadline April 1.

Courage to Grow $500 scholarship
Open to HS juniors/seniors with 2.5 GPA. 250 word essay explaining why you deserve this award. Due Oct. 31.

Courageous Persuaders Scholarship Competition - multiple awards
Create a 30-second TV commercial about dangers of underage drinking or texting while driving.  Due Feb. 9.

Course Hero Monthly Scholarship Contest
Check often for new opportunities!

Cover Guy $1,000 Scholarship

Submit essay explaining experience with hot tubs, backyard experiences, how hot tubs improve life. Due July 1. 

Create Real Impact 

Create an original work for a SOLUTION or STRATEGY to fix the very real problem of reckless and distracted driving for up to $1,500 in scholarships! Deadline Oct. 5.

CreditSoup $1,000 Scholarship

Submit essay (400 to 800 words) detailing why you chose your major or the importance of your field of study. Minimum 2.5 GPA; Due Dec. 15. 

Crescent Electric $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 800 word essay on how you think think energy will change in the next 20 years. Due Oct. 28.

CrimCheck $500 Criminial Justice Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and intent to pursue degree/employment in criminal justice. Due Aug. 1. 

CrossLites Scholarship - multiple awards from $150 to $4,000
400-600 word essay based on one of the founder's quotes (available on website).  Due Dec. 31.

DAR Scholarships
Multiple opportunities with specific guidelines. Deadline Feb. 15

DMV.EDU Driver Education Initiative $3,000 Award

Submit essay, photo and proof of acceptance to a college. Open three times a year with deadlines of April 1, Aug. 1 and Nov. 30. 

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) Cares Scholarship

For students entering a dairy-related field. Due Jan. 15. 

Danziger & De Llano

Any high school or college student in good standing who has lived with and fought against any type of cancer (including that of a family member or close friend) may submit a 500-800 word essay. Due Aug. 15.

David & Philpot $1,000 Scholarship

For a student who exemplifies dedication towards excellence in their endeavors to aid other people; minimum 2.0 GPA. Due  March 15.

Debt.Com $500 Scholarship
Debt.com will give you $500 simply for applying for other scholarships.Check often because winners are picked every two months. 

Dell Scholars Program
Typically open Oct. 1- Dec. 1.  Available to seniors who were active in Upward Bound.

Delta Theta Sigma 

DTS is a professional agricultural fraternity at the Ohio State University and offers up to $10,000 in scholarships to incoming male students. Opens Feb. 1 and due March 20. 

Delta Theta Chi
This organization offers three different scholarship opportunities for women. See link for full details. Due Feb. 1.

Denny's Hungry For Education Scholarship and Memorial Scholarship

Amount not specified. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Applications open Jan. 8. 

DevTeam $1,000 STEM Scholarship

Submit a 500+ word essay on “How STEM careers Will Affect The World Over The Next 50 Years?” Due March 1. 

Diabetes Scholars Foundation scholarship (multiple opportunities and amounts)
For seniors with type 1 diabetes planning to attend 4-year university. Open January-April 15.

Digital Privacy Scholarship
One of four Digital Responsibility Scholarships available. Due June 30.

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury $1,000 Scholarship

for any current or soon-to-be undergrad whose life was altered due to an accident. Applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the lasting effect an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges. Maximum 5 paragraphs and 600 words.  Due Dec. 15. 

Distinguished Young Women
Based on scholastics, interview, talent, fitness and self-expression.  Register by Sept. 29.

Dr. Nikesh Seth $500 Scholarship

For HS seniors interested in a career in medicine. Submit essay amnd proof of acceptance for chance at once of two scholarships. Due Aug. 31. 

Dolman Law Group $1,100 Scholarship

Submit 2-minute video essay demonstrating ways employees and their employers can work together to provide a safe, fun, and discrimination-free working environment. Due June 29 and Dec. 29.

For children and grandchildren of Dominion employees.  Min. 2.5 GPA and demonstrate community service. Due Jan. 31.

Donald and Barbara Mozley $5,000 Scholarship

For students pursuing an engineering degree at an ABET-accredited college or university. Minimum 3.5 GPA, 27 ACT, and financial need required. Due March 15.

Don't Text and Drive $1,000 Scholarship
One of four Digital Responsibility Scholarships available. Due Sept. 30.

DoSomething.Org "Easy Scholarships"
Allows students to "earn easy scholarships through community service." See site for details and deadlines.

Douglas MacInnes ALS $1,000 Scholarship
Renewable scholarship for students who have been "have been influenced by ALS." Due May 1.  NOTE: This site is "currently unavailable." If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Downtown Apartment Company $500 Scholarship

For students pursuing a career in Real Estate. Due Dec. 1. 

Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway
Submit your goal (350 words or less).  Get 50 votes then submit a video by Oct. 18. Full details on website.

Driver Education Initiative Award $500Scholarship

This scholarship seeks to reward six students for addressing the importance of being a safe and educated driver. To apply, submit an essay of less than 500 words addressing questions on the contest website. Three deadlines: Jan. 6, Aug. 1 and Nov. 30. 

Dronethusiast’s $500 Global Drone Scholarship

Open to female students majoring in science. Due Dec. 31 .

E-waste $1,000 Scholarship
One of four Digital Responsibility Scholarships available. Due April 30.

EdSmart $2,000 Scholarship

Complete a simple GoogleForm and submit an essay about something you have done in the past year to make a difference in your community. Due Dec. 15. 

Education Degree's Best Scholarships for Education

Multiple scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing degrees in education. Amounts and deadlines vary. Some are limited by state/region but others are open to all, so please browse through the site.

Eglet Adams Community Involvement $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 2.0 GPA and dedication to serving others. Submit essay, resume nad transcript. Due Feb. 1. 

El Dabe Law $1,500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit 500+ word essay on why having a higher education is important. Due June 30.

Electronic Security Association Youth Scholarship
Awards range from $1,000 to $7.500. For children of police, firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs. Opens in December.

Elks Legacy $4,000 Awards

For children or grandchildren of Elks members. 300 awards will be given. Due Jan. 31. 

Elks Most Valuable Student
Awards range from $1,000 to $12,500. For students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis. Open Sept. 1-Nov. 27.

Employment BOOST $1,000 College Scholarship

Two awards available. Minimum 3.6 GPA. See site for complete details. Applications accepted year-round, with deadlines of April 1, July 1, October 1, and January 1.  Awards must be used for the following semester of each year in which they are received.

Employment Law Group "Minimim Wage and Overtime" $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; submit essay which discusses whether or not minimum wage and overtime legislation should be changed. Due Nov. 30. 

Evalee Schwarz Charitable Trust
Interest-free LOAN for students with an EFC under 5815, who are attending an Ohio school. Due April 10.

EXPLORING $2,000 Scholarship
Explorers registered in Health Care, Aviation, Law & Government, Fire & EMS or Law Enforcement Explorer posts can apply for the Motorola Solutions Foundation Public Safety Explorer Scholarship annually. Five Explorers will receive an award.

Extreme Terrain $2,500 Scholarship

Open twice a year for students in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems. Due June 15 and Oct. 15.

FEEA (Federal Employee Education & Assistance) Fund

Awards range from $1,000 to $5,000; available to children/dependents of full- or part-time permanent federal civilian or postal workers employed with the federal government for more than three years, who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Due March 21. 

FFA Scholarship Applications
Opens Nov. 15, deadlines vary.

FastWeb
A popular, free online scholarship search tool - check this site often!

Feldco $1,000 Scholarship
Write an essay explaining how your family has contributed to who you are today.  Due Dec. 15.

Final Fantasy Fan $1,000 Scholarship

Submit a brief essay (max 5 paragraphs) explaining relationship with Final Fantasy games and how it has made you a better student. Open to all majors. Due Dec. 15.

Financial Aid Finder
Multiple opportunities with varying deadlines, requirements and amounts.

FitRated Strong Mind and Body $2,000 Scholarship

Minnimum 3.0 GPA. Submit 5-minute video (see website for prompt). Due Oct. 30. 

Fleet Reserve Association Americanism Essay Contest
350 word essay; prizes range from $1,000 to $5,000. Due Dec. 1.

Fleming College $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 500-word essay or 2 minute video essay on the topic defined on the website. Due June 5. 

Foot Locker $20,000 Scholarship
For 20 student athletes who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership and community service. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Open Oct. 9-Jan.3 

FormSwift "A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words"

Creating a unique business plan infographic for a chance to win $1,000 for college. Entries due on the 15th of March, June, September and December. 

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Available March 1 and due March 15, this organizations offers multiple scholarship opportunities based on one appplication form.

Foundation for Financial Service Professionals (FSP) $1,000 Scholarship

The Paul S. Mills Scholarship program offers six to ten $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing an undergraduate education in a financial service related field.  This may include finance, accounting, insurance or risk management, actuarial sciences, and related fields of business. Due March 30.

Foundation for IT Education - multiple scholarships
Open Jan. 1-May 31. Click link for full details.

Franchise Law Entrepreneur $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and intent of becoming entrepreneur. Submit  idea for a business and explain how to stay on top of that specific industry’s trends. Due May 31. 

Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt Advocate for Civil Justice $1,000 Scholarship

Minumum 3.0 GPA and demonstrated interest in civil justice through past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences. Due Dec. 15. 

Fraternal Order of Police Associates $4,000 Scholarship

$1,000 a year for four years awarded to senior with a parent or guardian as a member in good standing with the Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio or have been in good standing at the time of their death. Due May 1. 

Fred M. Young Sr. / SAE Engineering $1,000 Renewable Scholarship
For students pursuing engineering degree through ABET accredited program. Minimum 3.75 GPA and 90th percentile ACT scores in reading/math. Opens Jan. 7 and due March 15. 

Friedman & Simon $1,500 Academic Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students with minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit essay on one of three prompts. Due June 15. 

G2 Overachievers $12,500 Student Grant

One student will earn $12,500 to further their education and/or continue their good works. The winner’s school will also be awarded $2,500 to help enhance their efforts to foster student overachievement. Entrants are required to submit 1,000 to 2,500 handwritten words expressing how they are working outside the classroom to benefit others. Due Dec. 31. 

GE Reagan Foundation $10,000 Scholarship
For students who demonstrate leadership, integrity and citizenship, who are going to a 4-year school. Sign up to be notified when application is available.

Gallery Collection Greeting Card $10,000 Scholarship
Design a greeting card for the opportunity to win yourself a $10,000 scholarship and $1,000 for your school. Due March 2.

GamersHelpingGamers

Dedicated to "help a deserving young member of the Magic community go to college." Renewable but amount not specified. Applications open in November and are due March 31. 

Gen and Kelly Tanabe $1,000 Scholarship
250 word or less essay on one of three prompts. Due Dec. 31.

Get Up! Get Active! $1,000 Scholarship
Encourages students to identify and take action to improve a weakness and begin to transform it into a strength; may be used for any major at any college. Due Oct. 31.

Gloria Barron $5,000 Prize for Young Heroes
Due April 15th, online only.  Must have organized and led an extraordinary service activity which has clearly benefited other people or the planet we share.

GoBankingRates $2,500 Scholarship

Open to seniors and college undergarduates. 500 word essay on tuition costs. No GPA or income restrictions. Due June 15.

Goedekers Appliance Annual $500 Scholarship
3.0 GPA, 300 word essay. Due July 8.

Goldberg Auto Safety  $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and committment to promoting auto and road safety and/or to helping auto accident victims. Examples of candidates include auto designers, engineers and manufacturers; civil engineers; law enforcement officers; doctors, nurses and therapists; lawyers; politicians and lobbyists. Due March 15.

Good 360 Sustanability $1,000 Scholarship
Students with 3.3 GPA who are interested in environmentalism or sustainability (regardless of intended major) may apply. Due Oct. 31.  NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Goog Gun $1,000 Scholarship
Two awards given annually. Read and comment on blog, then write essay on "Should America Offer Free College?" Due Nov. 30.

Gordon A. Rich Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Applicants must be dependent children of full-time employees in the financial services industry; have minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) and rank in the top 20% of their class. Due Feb. 20. 

GoTranscript Academic Scholarship
Applications accepted year-round. Requires essay based on how language has helped you express self.

Gotta Have Sole $1,000 Scholarship Program
Five awards will be given based on "strength of heart, dedication to community, dreams for future, financial need and personal impact." Opens in February and due March 1. 

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships
Multiple scholarships for students pursuing degrees in fields related to government finance and accounting. See link for full details. Due Jan. 26.

Grant Law Office "Best Foot Forward" $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; introduction and short essay required. Due May 30.

Great Value Schools $1,500 Scholarship
Submit a 1000-1500 word essay that describes your favorite community project. Due July 15 and Nov. 15.

Greenshine New Energy $1,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and current college students. GPA and major not specified. Submit essay on future of green energy technology. Due Oct. 29. 

Griswold Home Care $1,000 scholarship
Available twice a year. Due Nov. 30.

Groth and Associates $1,000 Scholarship
Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit essay explaining difficulties you have had to overcome. Due July 31.

Guarnateed Removals $5,000 Scholarship

Open to students accepted to an accredited institution in the field of criminology, law, computer science; maxiumum 500 word essay. Deadline not specificed. 

Guarateed Scholarships

Includes more than 700 scholarships guaranteed by nearly 200 colleges and universities.

HIE Help Center $1,000 Scholarship

Open to students committed to helping people with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE)cerebral palsy (CP), or another neonatal injury. Being personally impacted by HIE or another disability is not a requirement. Minimum 2.75 GPA. Open twice a year, with the deadlines of July 31 and Jan. 1. 

HPAC Emerging Health Leader $1,500 Renewable Scholarship
For seniors active in HPAC who have been accepted to college and intend to pursue career in health care. Due April 1.  NOTE: This site is "currently unavailable." If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Hardwick & Pendergast  "Make Your Mark" $500 Scholarship

3.0 GPA, intent to enroll in 4-year school, and essay explaining how you intend to "make your mark" with the help of a college education, even in the smallest of ways. Due April 29. 

Hexter & Baines $1,250 Scholarship
Requires essay of 500-1,000 words. Due Dec. 15.

Hickey & Turim $500 Scholarship

Submit transcript and  essay on prompt provided. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Jan. 15. 

High School Heisman (100 awarded)

The Heisman High School Scholarship rewards outstanding scholar-athletes who understand that the most important victories not only happen on the field, but in their schools and communities. Minimum 3.0 GPA; participation in at least one of the 47 sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee; and demonstrate leadership in school and in the community, Due Oct. 29. 

Higher Visibility Marketing $1,000 Scholarship

For students planning to pursue an undergraduate degree in Marketing, Journalism, or equivalent field.Submit essay (under 800 words) detailing why a career in internet marketing is your hopeful area of study. Due May 1.

Hike & Cycle Nature-Saving Scholarship

Create and share a list of "nature-saving rules." Awards of $1,000 and $500 given. Due March 11. 

Home Advisor's Skilled Labor Shortage $5,000 Scholarship
Six scholarships available for students pursuing a construction trade; submit 1,000-2,000 word essay explaining strategy to address future labor shortage. Due March 15.

Home Service Club $2,000 Scholarship,
Produce a Video explaining what you are passionate about and why you want to go to college. Due Dec. 1. NOTE: This site is "currently unavailable." If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Home Theorys $2,000 Scholarship

For students interested interior decorating,  DIY, home design, and  interior design. Open three times a year with deadlines of Oct. 30, Dec. 29 and June 30. 

Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security offers several scholarships and training opportunities to expose talented students to the national security mission.

HonorsGradU $10,000 Design a Better Future Scholarship

Design, implement and showcase a community improvement project. Five students will receive $10,000 toward tuition. Due April 28. 

Horatio Alger Scholarship
Multiple opportunities with varying deadlines.

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship Program

Up to $2,500 for Pell Grant-eligible students enrolling in a 2 year or less program at a not-for-profit institution that will lead to employment. Due June 15.

Houzz $2,500 Scholarship

Open to female students studying architecture/architectural engineering at the undergraduate or graduate level. Due Jan. 30 and Dec. 15. 

HughesNet Satellite $500 Scholarship
In 400-600 words, explain “How having slow or no available internet connection impacts students' learning ability”. Due Jan. 7.

The Husband and Wife Law Team $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit essay explaining how you intend to use what you learn in college, no matter what field you end up working in. Due May 5. 

Hylan Family Dental Fall $2,500 Scholarship

For students passionate about the way they communicate with other people in the world and wish to make it a better place. Submit 500-750 word essay explaining how one experience from your life has influenced your educational and personal development. Due June 30.

Iconic Jewelry $1,200 Scholarship

For students majoring in Design and Arts programs. Submit essay, proof of enrollment or acceptance, and portfoloio. Due Feb. 1. 

InjuredCallToday $1,000 Injury Doctor Scholarship

Available to seniors and current college students planning to enter the medical field. Due June 30. 

Insurance Providers "Look Twice Save a Life" $1,000 Scholarship

Awarded to any student attending or planning to attend some form of higher education. One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. Due Dec. 1.

Intertech STEM $2,500 Scholarship

For seniors intending to study computer science; minimum 3.3 GPA. Due March 15. 

International Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Foundation (IWSH) Essay Scholarship Contest

Submit 800-1,600 word essay on, "If you had to choose one location within the United States to conduct the next Community Plumbing Challenge (providing safe access to clean water and proper sanitation), which location would you choose and why?" Due April 30. 

JAM Paper Teacher $500 Scholarship
For students pursuing career in education or related field. Due July 13.

JBH $1,000 Scholarship

For seniors with minimum 3.0 GPA enrolling in a 4-year college. Submit 250 word essay on "what makes you happy." Due Aug. 1. 

JD Law "Against the Current" $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; submit essay describing a time you fought for something you believed was right even when others ignored the issue or advised you to move on. Due May 26. 

JLV College Counseling Scholarship Opportunities
Updated monthly

JMJ Phlilip $1,000 Scholarship

Open to high school and college students with a minimum 3.6 and majoring in STEM fields. Open four times a year with due dates of Jan. 1, April 1, July 1 and Oct. 1.  

Jim Dodson Law $1,000 Scholarship
For Brain Injury Victims & Their Caregivers. Min. 2.75 GPA and essay on how having a brain injury changed your life. Due Dec. 15.

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships (range from $500 to $5,000)
Available Dec. 1-Feb. 8.  Open to students who exhibit academic excellence, leadership and community involvement, and financial need - but NOT active in sports.

John Foy "Strong Arm Leukemia" $1,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students who have (or have a loved one who has) been affected by leukemia. Submit essay on one of three prompts. Due June 15. 

John Redmond Orthodontics $1,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students with minimum 2.5 GPA who are "committed to helping people to be happier and more smile-filled lives." Due Dec. 31. 

Just Proper $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and interest in leadership and problem solving. To apply, submit an essay addressing your approach to an idea or problem related to business. Due Sept. 13. 

KFC Foundation $2,000 Scholarship
Students who have been employed by KFC for at least six months can apply for scholarships twice a year: February-March and again August-September.

KNR Don't Text and Drive $5,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; submit application including plan to Due March 31. persuade young adults to avoid texting and driving. 

Kaleidoscope Flavorful Future $5,000 Scholarship

Five scholarships will be awarded. Minimum 2.5 GPA, essay and video required. Due Feb. 15. 

Karman Healthcare $500 Mobility Disability Scholarship

Two awards given. Open to to students who have a mobility disability, have excelled academically, and  have a regard for disability awareness in America. Minmum 2.0 GPA and proof of mobility disability. Due Sept. 1. 

Keches Law Group $1,500 Scholarship

Submit essay about how freedom of speech and/or invasion of privacy laws come into play with companies trying to enforce social media policies on employee’s private social media accounts. Feel free to connect your own experience, if applicable. Due March 31. 

Keith Williams Law Group $1,500 Scholarship

No minimum GPA. Submit an essay (up to 800 words) that explains adversity in your life and difficulty in school that you have overcome to get where you are today, and how continuing education will help you create your future. Due Dec. 10 and June 10. 

Khaki Law Firm Triumph over Adversity $1,000 Scholarship

3.0 GPA and 750 word essay explaining an experience you or a friend have had while overcoming challenges related to a disability. Due May 31.

The Kim and Harold Louie Family Foundation

Minimum 3.5 GPA and outstanding achievements, academic merit, leadership and/or community service. Special consideration for applicants whose parents are U.S. veterans or active military; with demonstrated financial need; with parents who did not attend college; or with a documented significant disability. Due March 31.

Kiwanis Children's Fund
Open to current Key Club Members from Dec. 1-March 15.  Multiple awards available.

Knowledge Is Key, Inc. $1,000 Scholarship

Available to any individual of any generation who has been accepted to and at time of receipt can prove enrollment in an accredited college, university or trade school. Due March 30.

Lakeview Health $3,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Submit 1,000 word essay on addition and recovery. Due Dec. 31. 

Lalco Interiors $500 Scholarship Program

Open to all schools and intended majors. Submit 1,500 word essay on one of two topics. Due Nov. 29.

Lamber-Goodnow $1,000 Scholarships
Multiple opportunities. Essay required, Due Dec. 1.

Lead Roster $1,000 Scholarship

Create and submit the URL of a video uploaded to YouTube where you explain, present, convince, inspire, entertain, market and/or sell us your reason why you deserve to win this scholarship. Due Dec. 15. 

Leavitt Machinery (LM) $500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and enrolling in an degree program by September. Submit an essay explaining a situation where better safety procedures would have prevented an injury. Due May 31. 

LendEDU $1,000 Scholarship
Open to seniors and college students from May-October. Minimum 2.5 GPA and essay required.

Let Grow "Think for Yourself" Essay Contest

Submit essay based on one of nine prompts. First prize is a $2,500 scholarship; two second prize $1,000 scholarships will be given. Due Jan. 15. 

Levin Firm $1,000 Scholarship

Submit essay about safety standards and preventing accidental death. Due Feb. 15. 

Levy Law Offices $2,500 Scholarship
Deadline March 30. Create video OR essay on distracted driving.

Life Lessons Scholarship Program
Opens in February. For students who have lost a parent/guardian.

Lime Connect $1,000 Pathways Scholarship

Open to seniors who have, or consider themselves to have, a visible or invisible disability, and have been accepted to a 4-year university or college in the U.S. or Canada for the 2020-2021 academic year. Three awards given. Due May 25. 

LoanMart $2,000 Financial Literacy Awareness Scholarship

Preference given to seniors planning on  technical and financial undergraduate degrees, but open  to anyone who can show the best way to reach out to their peers and community about financial literacy.  Due May 25. 

Lock N More $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and be pursuing a 2 or 4-year degree in business, finance, or accounting; submit resume and an essay of 300-600 words on a home, commercial, or personal security-related issue. Due Aug. 1

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

For students studying engineering or computer science who demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities. In 2019, up to 200 renewable scholarships of $10,000 each were offered for full-time study. Opens Jan. 15. and due March 12. 

Louis Stokes Educational Scholarship Program 

For high-achieving seniors and/or college freshman and sophomores interested in public service. They will be offered tuition assistance, provided challenging summer work, and guaranteed a position in their field upon graduation. See site for full details. Due Oct. 31. 

"Love Your Career" Scholarship
Two entries per year: Sept. 10 and Jan. 7. Minimum 1,000 word essay. Click link for full details.

Luigi Wewege Foundation $1,500 Scholarship
Essay answering, "How will retail banking change in the next 25 years?" Due Dec. 1.

Marathon Youth Leadership $2,500 Awards

Minimum 3.0 GPA; must submit Personal response to application prompt of up to 500 words, transcript, resume, Marathon Petroleum Financial Need Form, Color headshot for possible website posting, and recommendation. Due April 15.

Marietta Community Foundation - Multiple opportunities
Typically opens mid-January and due early April. Printed applications will be available in the spinning rack in the library. The online version may not be currently accessible. Deadline is March 16.

Marietta Sweet Corn Festival $1,000 Scholarship
Must have served in FFA for at least two years and/or 4-H programs for at least three years. Preference given to senior planning a career in agriculture or related field. Due March 31.

MartinWren Community Justice $1,000 Scholarship

Open to higher education students (minimum 2.0 GPA) of all majors and levels of study, who can demonstrate commitment to community justice and to making their community a better place. Due Feb. 15. 

Material Handling Education Foundation Scholarship Program

For undergraduates pursuing a material handling or supply chain career related degree; minimum 3.0 GPA. Awards range from $1,500 to $6,000. Due Jan. 15. 

Mattress Advisor’s $1,000 Sleep Science Scholarship

For students interested in studying sleep science, or who feel passionately about dreams or are dedicated to living a healthy lifestyle, which starts by improving sleep quality. Submit proof of enrollment and 800-1000 word essay exploring their personal relationship with sleep health and the impact it’s had on their education. Due March 20. 

Mattress Nerd $1,000 Sustainability Scholarship

Submit essay response to prompt on environmental conscientiousness. No minimum GPA or specific major required. Due April 1. 

Mays Mission for the Handicapped Scholarship Program
For students with physical or mental disability with a minimum 18 ACT and 2.3 GPA. Due June 30.

McKenzie Law Firm $1,000 Second Chance Scholarship

Open to seniors and current college students. Submit 500-word essay explaning second chances. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Dec. 15. 

McLean DDS Medical $1,000 Scholarship

For undergraduate or graduate students majoring in a medical field of study at an accredited college or university based in the USA. Due Aug. 20. 

McReady Law Cyberbullying Awareness $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit transcript, resume and essay. Due May 31. 

Medical Malpractice $1,5000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and documented history of community service. Due Dec. 15.  

Medical Scrubs $1,000 Collection Scholarship

For students with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are studying health or medical-related field. Submit essay explaining, What inspired you to pursue a career in helping others? Due Dec. 15. 

Mended Hearts Allied Health Professional $500 Scholarship

Y-Bridge Chapter #51 awards one or more students who show superior academic achievements and exhibit financial need. Applicants must be a permanent resident of a Southeastern Ohio county and enroll in a program of health care related studies in an accredited school in Ohio. Due July 1. 

MENSA Foundation - Multiple opportunities

Submit essay describing goals and how you intend to achieve them. Due Jan. 15. 

Mesothelioma Help Scholarship (multiple awards)

Submit application and essay (750 to 1,5000 words) on prompt provided on website. Four awards range from $500 to $2,500. Due July 20.

Meyers Memorial $1,000 Scholarship

For students in environmental sciences or environmental education. Requires essay describing your attitude toward litter prevention, recycling, and environmental stewardship. Due April 15. 

Michael Moody $1,500 Fitness Scholarship

Must be enrolled in the following majors: Athletic Training, Psychology, Biology, Kinesiology, Nursing, General Medicine, Dentistry, Behavioral Sciences, Personal Training, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Health and Physical Fitness, Exercise Science, Sports and Recreation Management, Health Sciences, Physical Therapist, or related major. Maximum 1,000 applications accepted. Due July 15.

Michelin "Penny for a Free Ride"

One lucky driver will win for either gauging tire pressure or performing the "penny tread test" to check tread depth. Post a photo or video showing either tire test and tag #pennyforafreeride and @MichelinUSA on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Students can also submit entries online at www.beyondthedrivingtest.com.  The contest, open to drivers between ages 15 and 21, runs Oct. 22 through Dec. 3.

Microsoft disAbility Renewable Scholarship ($5,000 to $20,000)
For students with disability who declare major in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, law, business, or a related field. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Due March 15.

Mid-Atlantic Spinal Rehab $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 2.0 GPA and demonstrated dedication to helping people with pain and wellness. Due Feb. 28

Mid-Ohio Valley Multi-Cultural Fesival
Due May 26. Includes essay based on the Birmingham Pledge.

Minecraft $2,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; short essay on how Minecraft can be a positive influence on education and career development. Due July 31. 

Money Metals Scholarship
Application form and 1,000 word essay on one of four prompts related to money. Awards range from $500 to $2,000. Deadline is Sept. 30.

Morgan Law Group $1,000 Scholarship

For aspriring law students with minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Jan. 31. 

Mulberrys Garment Care $1,000 Entrepreneurs Scholarship

In 600 words or less, tell us about a business idea that you have and how you plan to make it a reality. Be sure to explain how college, in part, will help you succeed. Open to high school seniors as well as college students.  Due Dec. 6. 

Mullen & Mullen $2,500 Accident Injury Scholarship

Open to students whose family member was killed, seriously injured or disabled due to another’s negligence, and this loss or injury is affecting the student’s ability to pay for or attend college. Minimum 3.0 GPA, 2 recommendations and essay required. Due March 1. 

Multiple Scholarships through Society of Plastics Engineers
See link for full details.

NIADA Foundation $3,500 Scholarship
For four students who display "outstanding abilities in education." Due mid-March.

Naked Nutrition $1,500 Scholarship

Students must show academic excellence, community involvement and personal character. Due Aug. 1. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences  (NATAS) $10,000 Scholarship
Multiple opportunities for students studying career in television. Due March 15.

National Association of Government Employees $500 Scholarship (100 given)

Scholarships are available to members of NAGE, IBPO, IBCO, and IAEP, and the member's spouse, child, grandchild, niece, nephew, or significant other.  Due May 15. 

National Association of Letter Carries (NALC) Scholarships
Multiple applications for children of NALC members. Awards range from $1,000 to $4,000. Due Dec. 31.

National Cellular Directory $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 500-1,000 word essay on one of 3 assigned topics. Due March 1

National Children's Cancer Society Beyond the Cure Ambassador $3,500 Scholarship

58 scholarships will be awarded to childhood cancer survivors. Opens in January and due March 30. 

National Defense Transportation Association 

Three scholarship programs are available to NDTA members and their financial dependents pursuing the study of logistics, transportation, supply chain, physical distribution, or passenger travel services. Due June 1. 

National Eagle Scout Association Scholarship
The organization offers academic and merit scholarships with varying requirements and amounts. Visit the website for full details. Deadline Oct. 31.

National Farmers Farm Kids for College Scholarship

Three $1,000 awards given to seniors who plan to pursue agriculture-related degrees from accredited colleges or universities. Due March 1. 

National Honor Society Scholarship
For NHS members in good standing. Due Jan. 30.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s scholarship
For students who have MS or a parent with MS. Due Jan. 18.

National Society of High School Scholars Foundation $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrated desire to major in any area of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Due Oct. 15. 

National Technical Honor Society Scholarship

Multiple applications for NTHS members. Due April 20.

Needy Meds Scholarship Listing
List of + 400 scholarships for students (or children of parents) with specific medical condition(s) or challenges such as social, emotional, psychological or educational issues.

Nexstar Legacy Foundation - Multiple awards for HVAC and related industry fields.
Multiple opportunities with varying deadlines.

NitroCollege Scholarships for Teachers

Scroll down for interactive list of scholarship opportunites for potential teachers. Various deadlines and amounts. 

No Bull Sports $5,000 Scholarship for female athletes
Application open three times a year. Next deadline Dec. 1.

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship
Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students intending a career in logistics. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Due Dec. 15.

Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship

For cancer survivors who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Details not yet available. Program opens in December.

Nurses Make a Difference $1,000 Scholarship

For students accepted into a nursing program; 200-300 word essay describing how you see yourself impacting the nursing profession. Due Aug. 1. 

Nursing Schools Almanac Aspiring Nurse $1,000 Scholarship

For students interested in nursing. 500-word essay explaining your passion for nursing and how you will use your education to improve health care of others. Due Aug. 31.  NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Nussbaum Laws Offices $1,000 Safe Pedestrian Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; submit resume, transcript and 750 word essay discussing your opinion on the government’s role for protecting pedestrians from accidents and measures that can be taken to prevent pedestrian accidents and improve safety. Due Jan. 31.

Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs Scholarships (up to $3,500)

Three awards given; two deadlines per year (September and January). Applicant must be enrolled in or entering a certificate or degree program which leads to a manufacturing career on a full-time basis (12 or more credit hours), and must have 2.5 GPA for trade, community, or technical colleges or 3.0 GPA for universities.

OACAC Charles Warren Heritage $1,500 Scholarship 
Open to senior with minimum 3.0 GPA who are planning to attend college in Ohio. Due Jan. 21.

OAPSE/AFSCME MEMORIAL $2,500 SCHOLARSHIP

For children of members in good standing of OAPSE, AFSCME Local 4, AFL-CIO. Due March 1.

Odenza Marketing Scholarship
To apply, "like" the group's Facebook page then click on the application link.  Available multiple times a year.

Ohio Association of Garden Clubs (OAGC)
For students pursuing career in the fields of horticulture, conservation, nature and beautification, landscaping design, landscape contracting, commercial florist, or floral arts.  Deadline March 15.

Ohio Association of Gifted Children
The OAGC offers a variety of scholarships for students identified as TAG. Click each link for details and deadlines.

Ohio Association of Public School Employees (OAPSE) $2,500 Scholarship

For children of OAPSE Union Members; multiple awards given. Due March 1. 

Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships

Ohio students pursuing degrees connected to agriculture may apply for scholarships through four programs supported by the OFBF. Collectively, these programs awarded at least $61,000 in 2019, each featuring awards as high as $4,500. Applications typically open Jan. 1-Feb. 28. 

Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Foundation $1,000 Scholarship
Renewable award. Must have a career goal in the crude oil and natural gas industry or related energy field, minimum 2.5 GPA.schola Due March 1.

Ohio Township Association $1,500 Scholarship
Open to Ohio township residents planning to attend an Ohio college or university. Due Jan. 28.

Ohio University Cutler Scholars Program $23,000 Scholarship
Renewable award. Requires 2 short answers, 3 essays, a resume and two recommendations.  Due Dec. 1.

Ohio Valley Community Credit Union $1,000 Scholarship Application
Five awards available. Minimum 2.8 GPA, member or dependent of member. Due April  7.

Oklahoma Lawyer $1,000 "Strong Comeback" Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit 750-word essay on the comeback process following a devastating injury. Due Dec. 19.

Olin E. Teague $4,000 Scholarship
Designed to encourage talented young people to pursue careers in aerospace fields. Due Oct. 1.

OppU Achievers $2,500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; 500 word essay. Winners for are selected four times a year, with deadlines of Sept. 30, Dec. 31, March 31, and June 30. 

Organization for Autism Research

OAR offers multiple awards for students with an established autism diagnosis who will be attending an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education in the United States. Typically opens in December and due May 6

PB&J $500 to $1,000 Scholarship

For students who have experienced challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically but still have the drive to succeed. From the Scholarship Director: "My GPA and test scores were low, but I was determined to go to college. I managed to receive ten different scholarships, which helped me fulfill that dream. I lived off PB&J sandwiches during my first year in college to save money to fund a scholarship for another student like me. Due May 31.

PLAY Scholars Helping Collars $1,500 Scholarship
Submit an essay with 2-3 photos of their volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed their lives. Due Feb. 28.

Pain Arthritis Relief Center $1,000 Scholarship

For  student who wants to work towards continually developing better ways for people to be healthy and pain free. Minimum 2.0 GPA. Due Feb. 15. 

Parent Inn Cyberbully Prevention $1,250 Scholarship
600-1,000 word essay on, “Why and How to Stop Cyberbullying”. Open through Feb. 28. NOTE: This site is currently for 2017-18.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Parkersburg Area Community Foundation
Typically opens in December. Survey will pre-qualify students for eligible awards. Must upload transcript and proof of FAFSA completion. Deadline is March 1.

Parking Boxx $1,000 Scholarship

Write a 500 word essay on technology innovation in parking solutions, specifically from your perspective as a student, reflecting how parking can be more user-friendly, efficient or otherwise enhanced. Due Oct. 15. 

ParMar Scholarship Application
Open to all Ohio seniors; renewable; due April 30.

Parnall Law Firm Scholarship

Three awards available ($1,000 to $2,500). Create a “Distracted Driving Family Plan” to address the safety of your family that avoids the occurrence(s) of distracted driving. Open Jan. 1-March 17. 

Pathable Women in Computer Science $1,000 Scholarship

For a female student pursuing a computer science or technology-related degree from an accredited university. Due Feb. 15. 

Patient Advocate Foundation $3,000 Scholarships for Survivors
For students who have been diagnosed with or treated for cancer, a chronic, or life threatening debilitating disease within the past five years. Due Feb. 16.

Peace Scholarships ($250-$500)
Awards students with demonstrated leadership and personal initiative in activities involving: Peace and Social Justice, Nuclear Disarmament, and/or Conflict Resolution. Due March 1. NOTE: This site is "currently unavailable." If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Peck Law Group $700 Scholarship

Submit article on elder abuse and neglect. Due Dec. 29. 

Peoples Bank Corp. Scholarship Application
Minimum 2.8 GPA, financial need, pursuing 4-year degree. Due March 31.

PhentermineClinics Healthy Lifestyle $1,000 Scholarship

Interest in nutrition science, medical weight loss, bariatrics or internal medicine is preferred but not required. Submit 1,000-2,000 word essay on "what it means to live a healthy lifestyle in 2018." Due Dec. 31. 

Photojournalism Scholarship
Seniors with least one year of art may submit up to 5 photos for a chance at scholarships up to $2,500. Due Nov. 15.

Picture Keeper $1,000 and $1,500 Scholarship
Offered twice a year. Minimum 3.0 GPA, photo and essay on "what are you doing to follow your dreams and how does this picture portray it?" NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Pillows For Life $1,000 Scholarship
Requires creative and informative essay on “Importance of sleep for your health and how to improve your sleep." Due Dec. 15. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Pink Tractor $1,000 Scholarship
For female FFA members pursuing 4-year degree in ag related field; minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Feb. 1. NOTE: This site is "currently unavailable." If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Pinot's Palette $1,000 Scholarship
Provide transcript, school profile, list of clubs and volunteer work. Due  Oct. 31.

PixelPlex $2,000 Scholarship

For students in a field of study related to engineering, science, math, physics, economics, or business management. Due Aug. 1. 

Polsky, Shouldice & Rosen $1,000 Rise Above Scholarship

Designed to support the education of a student who has drawn upon inner strength to rise above in the face of adverse situations. Essay, minimum 2.75 GPA. Due Feb. 15. 

Porch Skilled Trade & Technology $2,000 Scholarship 

Minimum 3.4 GPA. Must be pursuing a degree that enables to learn a new trade, develop skills and technology, or start a small business related to home services offered by Porch. Open four times a year.

Power Poetry Contest for $1,000 scholarship
Submit poem on provided subject.  Due Nov. 7.

Post Locations $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 500-1000 word essay about the most interesting item you have ever received in the mail, why it was so fascinating and how it has impacted your life. Due April 30 and Sept. 30.  NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Pre-Jax Foundation Scholarship
For students who have MS, or parents who do. Open Jan. 1-April 30.

Pretty Lightroom Presets $500 Scholarship

Research and compose an essay-style Adobe Lightroom tutorial of 800 to 1,000 words, with screenshots and photos included to illustrate your points on one of four topics. Use proper grammar and punctuation.Due April 15. 

Pro Skills Basketball $1,500 Scholarship

Minimum 2.5 GPA. Complete the application form and essay (minimum 500 words) explaining, “what life lessons have you learned from playing sports?”  Due Jan. 15. 

Project Sleep Jack & Julie $1,000 Narcolepsy Scholarship

For seniors diagnosed with narcoleplsy, who plan to attend a four-year college. Opens in January. Deadline not specififed. 

PromoCodesForYou.com’s $1,000 Student Savings Scholarship
750 word essay explaining what you hope to achieve after earning your degree. Due Dec. 10. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Providian Medical $500 Scholarship
Minimum 3.0 GPA; essay describing how medical equipment technology has changed the face of a college course and curriculum. Due June 21 and Jan. 15.

Prudential Spirit of Community Award Application
Due Nov. 5 for certification.

Publicity.ai SEO Content Marketing $1,000 Scholarship 

Submit essay (5 paragraphs or less) explaining the best use of content marketing --the act of producing content to compel your audience to appreciate and share. Due Dec. 15. 

Pureland Supply Vocational and Skilled Trade $1,000 Scholarship

Available to students who accepted to an accredited trade school, vocational college, technical school or community college for the study of trade, craft, or labor occupations.  Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field plays an important role in today’s world and why this is the path they have chosen. Due June 1. 

Purpose Challenge Scholarship (prizes of $5,000 to $25,000)
Complete "purpose challenge" and submit essay. Due Feb. 1.

Quell Survivor $1,000  Scholarship

For students who have experienced the devastating loss of a parent, caregiver or sibling to suicide. Applications available March 1-April 15. 

Quell Survivor $1,000 Scholarship

For students who have experienced the devastating loss of a parent, caregiver or sibling to suicide. Applications available March 1-April 15. 

Quell Student Fighter $1,000 Scholarship

For a student being treated for a diagnosed mental health condition. Applications available March 1-April 15. 

Student Athlete Fighter $1,000 Scholarship

New for the 2020-21 scholarship cycle, this award looks to put a spotlight on the tremendous pressure that many student athletes face as they transition from high school to college. Open to student athletes being treated for a diagnosed mental health condition. Applications available March 1-April 15. 

R.F. Wittmeyer Community Service $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay describing what community service activities have you been involved in and why are you dedicated to your community. Due May 31. 

RJT Criminal Defense Lawyers $1,000 Autism Scholarship

For persons diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (autism or ASD). Due Feb. 14. 

Raise.me
With Raise.me, anyone can earn money for college starting in 9th grade based on their achievements in school and life.

Randall Isenberg Alcohol Addition Awareness $500 Scholarship

Open to seniors and current college students with minimum 3.0 GPA and a record of raising awareness of addiction. Due March 15. 

RangeFinderNow $1,000 Scholarship

Submit essay related to outdoors. Due Dec. 20. 

Ranker $2,500 Scholarship

Open July 10-Aug. 31

RealtyHop $1,000 Scholarship

The RealtyHop Scholarship awards up to $2,000 a year to eligible undergraduate students and high school seniors working towards a bachelor and/or associate degree program in the US who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture.Open twice a year with deadlines of April 30 and Aug. 31. 

Recovery Village $1,000 Health Care Scholarship

Submit 500 word essay describing why you are passionate about substance use disorder and mental health treatment. Due June 30.

Redfin $2,500 Scholarship
Submit 300-500 word essay explaining, "What effect has the community that you were raised in had on who you are today?" Due Jan. 31 and July 31.

Reedsy Creating Writing $1,000 Scholarship

Your application must include the first chapter (1,500 to 7,500 words) of an original novel you are currently writing, or have written but not yet published. Open twice a year with deadlines of Feb. 21 and Oct. 21. 

Rehab4Addiction $1,000 Scholarship

Open to students in a health-related field. Submit  500-word essay outlining why you are passionate about your area of study, emphasising why you wish to help people suffering from substance abuse and/or mental health problems. Due Nov. 29. 

Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship

Submit 800-1,200 word essay regarding the Johnson Amendment. 3 awards range from $500 to $2,000. Due March 8. 

RentHop $1,000 College Scholarship Program

500-word essay explaining "In the next 5 years, what do you feel will be the most profound changes that impact college graduates, their careers, and personal lives? To what extent are those shifts aligned with your  ambitions, your degree program, and RentHop values? Due April 30 and Aug. 31. 

ResumeGenius $1,000 Scholarship
Due Dec. 15. No minimum GPA. Create a fictional resume.

Rhine Law Firm Strive for Excellence $500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA. Introduction and short essay required. Due Aug. 29.  NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. $1,000 Ohio Problem-Solving Scholarship
Write an essay (500–1,000 words) describing one thing you would change about this world if you could, why, and how you would do it. Submit with application. Due May 31. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Roothbert Fund
Online application opens Nov. 1. Finalists must be interviewed on location - see site for full details.

Rosen & Ohr Law $1,000 Scholarship

Write an essay explaining how an accident has impacted your life. This could have been a car crash, a slip-and-fall accident, a work-related injury, or any other serious accident. Due July 20.

Rove Pest Control $500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; special consideration will be given to those pursuing entomology or  related field. Due Jan. 30.

Rover.com $2,500 College Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; 500 word essay describing how technology has caused you to feel (included or excluded) in community. Due May 1. 

RunnerClick $2,000 Scholarship
Complete essay and email to runnerclickscholarship@gmail.com. Submit registration form on website. Due April 30. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

Rural Technology Fund CyberSecurity $1,000 Scholarship

Open to students from a rural community who plan to pursue a degree in a technology related field, with focus on security. Due April 15. NOTE: This site is currently outdated. If it is not restored soon, this link will be removed from the directory.

SBO Essay $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 250 word essay explaining what role has your music program played in bringing you closer to your school mates, friends and the community at large? 10 scholarships will be awarded. Due Dec. 31. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Savvi Prom Pics $250 Scholarship

Deadline not specified, but website states: Send us your favorite prom photos for a chance to win $250! We’ll be awarding cash prizes for fabulous pre-prom, dance, dinner, after-prom, you name it.Outstanding promposal? Show us and $250 could be yours!

Scholarship Guidance
One site feature MANY scholarship links. Updated often, so bookmark and check back regularly!

Scholarship System

The Scholarship System will give your family all the tools you need to find the perfect scholarships, create competitive applications, save tons of time on the process, build a system to help secure scholarships, and break it down into an easy-to-follow, methodical process that gets results. 

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

The Scholastic Awards look for work that demonstrates originality, technical skill, and the emergence of a personal voice or vision. After you have created your work, upload it to your Scholastic Awards Account. Submission deadlines vary by region.

Sean M. Cleary $1,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and current college students. No GPA or major specified. Submit 100-300 word essay explaining why students should not drink and drive. Due Aug. 31. 

Securities and Insurance Licensing Association Foundation, Inc. (SILA Foundation, Inc.) $2,500 Scholarship

10 awards given! Minimum 3.0 GPA and intent to enroll in one of the following programs: business administration; education; finance or accounting; information technology; insurance studies; marketing; or mathematics. Open April 1-May 31 annually. 

SeniorAdvice.Com Senior Caregiver $2,000 Scholarship

For a student who has been a caregiver for a senior friend or relative. Due July 15. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Senior Planning Social Work and ElderCare Award

One to five awards will be given; amounts vary. Due July 31 and Dec. 15. 

ServiceScape $1,000 Scholarship

Submit 300 word essay titled, "How does writing impact today's world?" Open Dec. 1-Nov. 30. 

Shawn Carter Scholarship

Minimum 2.0 GPA, commitment to community service. Typical recipients recipients "demonstrate resiliency in the face of hardship, give back to their communities, and have GPAs between 2.0 and 3.0." Due April 30. 

Shred Nations $5,000 Scholarship 

Minimum 3.0 GPA and interest in business, environmental studies or shredding/recycling industry. Due Jan. 31. . 

Silver Law Firm $2,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA: Submit 600 words essay describing how our current criminal justice system can be improved. Due June 30. 

Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., Marketing Scholarship 

"Excellence in Ethics" and "Christian Studies" scholarship applicatoins are currently available and two will be selected per category. Due July 1. 

SimpleTexting $1,000 Scholarship
800-word essay explaining how mobile devices improve your life. Due Jan. 11.

Simple Thrifty Living $1,500 Scholarship

Open to seniors and current college students. Submit 800 word essay expplaining how you are preparing for post-college life. Due Aug. 9. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Sixt Scholars $5,000 Scholarship
5 seniors will receive scholarships. Minimum 3.7 GPA. Due Nov. 30 but only 500 applications accepted. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Sleeknote $1,000 Scholarship

Create a video explaining your purpose for applying and why you feel you should receive the scholarship. Due Sept. 19. 

Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) Scholarships

Awards range from $500 to $10,000 for seniors or current college students with above average grades who are  seeking a career in applied geophyics. Applications accepted Nov. 1-March 1. 

Soft Surroundings $1,000 Scholarship
For students interested in interested in fashion design, merchandising, visual presentation, or fashion marketing; essay explaining who inspired you to pursue this field. Due Nov. 1. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures $5,000 Scholarship

Five scholarships of $5,000 each wlil be awarded based on academic achievement and creativity of application, which should showcase what makes them who they are and how they want to contribute their gifts through education. Due Feb. 15.

Spirit of Anne Frank Scholarship Awards (prizes up to $5,000)
For seniors planning to attend 4-year college, who show leadership and effort to address social justice. Open Jan. 17-March 17.

Sports Unlimited $1,000 Scholarship
Open to student athletes. Essay prompt TBA. Due April 25.

Sportybella $1,000 Scholarship
For female athletes with minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrated leadership. Due May 1.

Spotless Cleaning Chicago $1,000 Scholarship

If you are a dynamic, passionate, hard-working student in high school, college, university, or trade school, create a 2-4 minute video explaining why you think education is the key to a brighter future, and how you can shape society. Due Dec. 30. 

Stephanie DeGuire Foundation
Due May 31. Complete application and essay.

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship
Open to students who have made a significant impact in the fight against hunger. Due Dec. 5.

Steps for Change $2,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.5 GPA and maximum family income of $55,000. Due May 28. 

Steven Titus "Find Your Path" $500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; introduction and short essay required. Due Aug. 8.

StockMetrics FULL TUITION Scholarship

Create and submit a winning stock market strategy to have a full year tuition paid. Due date not specified. NOTE: This site is currently not working. If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

StraightForwardMedia.com $500 Scholarship
Available every three months for arts and healthcare students who have been affected by scoliosis

Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Create and wear prom outfits using Duck Tape for a chance to win up to $10,000 in scholarship cash. Due May 31.

Student Research Foundation Scholarship
Open to High School students who recognized and addressed a need or problem in their community. Multiple awards range from $1,000 to $15,000. Due July 25.

Student Scholarships Website
This site is updated regularly, so students should book mark it and check back often!

Study Pug $1,000 Scholarship
500-1,000 word essay describing how a math teacher, class, tutor or lesson has changed how you see the world. Due Dec. 15. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Study.com Academic Scholarship
Multiple opportunities with varying deadlines, requirements and amounts.

StyleMann Young $1,800 Professionals Scholarship
Open to all majors. Submit 1,000-1,500 word essay on how how the fashion industry changed e-commerce.  Due Nov. 30. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

SuperMoney's Financial LIteracy $2,500 Scholarship

Open to a student who wants to help Americans improve their financial wellness through continued education. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Due Dec. 31. 

SYMPTOMA, better diagnosis Scholarship
For students working to finance their education. Deadline not specified.

Taco Bell Foundation Live Mas Scholarship (NOT forTaco Bell employees)

For innovators, creators and dreamers (ages 16-24) who want to share his/her/their passion and receive support to pursue it through higher education. Submit an original video that tells us the story of your real, driving passion. It could be a short film, animation or just a simple testimonial. Your video must be a maximum of 2 minutes in length (minimum of 30 seconds in length) and no larger than 100 MB to ensure successful upload. Due Jan. 23. 

Taco Bell Foundation Live Mas Employee Scholarship (FOR Taco Bell employees)

This scholarship is for Taco Bell restaurant employees (ages 16-24) who want to share his/her/their passion and receive support to pursue this passion through higher education. This is not needs or obstacle based; it is a passion-based scholarship program.Due Jan. 23. 

Taylor Rehabilitation $1,000 Scholarship

Open to seniors and college students "committed to helping people to live healthier lives and to helping them to improve their overall wellness." Minimum 2.5 GPA. Due Dec. 31. 

Technology Addiction Awareness $1,000 Scholarship.
One of four Digital Responsibility Scholarships available. Due Jan. 30.

Tenge Law Firm "Your Time to Climb" $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA and intent to enroll in 4-year program; 500-1,000 word essay describing  a time you pushed yourself because you wanted something. Due April 28.

TicketCity Annual College $3,000 Scholarship
$3,000 scholarship based on essay on sports-related topic. Due Dec. 1.

Tobi Cares $3,000 Scholarship

Open to females; major and GPA not specified.  Due Dec. 31. 

Transtutors $1,000 Scholarship
Multiple scholarships availablle with various requirements and deadlines.  

Triadex Scholarship

Minimum 3.3 GPA; intent to study marketing, business, technology or entrepreneurship. Up to 5 awards made every year. Individual awards range from $250-$750. Due Sept. 30. 

Tuck Sleep Scholarship Resource Center

A directory of sleep-related scholarships with varying amounts, requirements and deadlines. 

TwoGolfGuys.com $500 Scholarship

Open to all students attending a four-year institution with preference given to those pursuing golf-related careers, who play competitively and/or are active in the golf community via education, charity or employment at a golf facility or in product development. Due Dec. 31. 

Tweaked SEO $1,000 Scholarship
Minimum 3.2 GPA, essay on any digital marketing subject. Due Aug. 31.

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA $1,000 Scholarship
Open to students interested in health care., with minimum 3.0 GPA. Due July 31.

US Bank Scholarship, multiple awards given
One entry for registering; additional available by completing financial education modules.

Unigo
Create a free account to be "matched" with potential scholarships. Check often for new opportunities!

Unigo Education Matters Scholarship
250 word essay describing what would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter. Due Nov. 30.

Union Plus Scholarships (range from $500 to $4,000)
3.0+ GPA, Parent or Guardian an AFSCME member for 1 year, academic ability, social awareness, financial need and appreciation of labor considered. Due Jan. 31.

United Bank Wealth Management Group Nursing Scholarship Fund (link not availalable)

Applications are available for the Oran S. Baker and Joanne Schulte Baker Educational Nursing Trust. Wood and Washington County residents who are planning to attend, or are currently attending a qualified accredited nursing school in Wood or Washington County may apply. Contact Beth Cline at (304) 424-8817 or stop by 514 Market St, Parkersburg  for details and application. Due March 31.

United States JCI Senate Foundation $1,000 Scholarships

Ohio Senate will award five $1,000 scholarships and forarded two applications to the US JCI Senate Foundation for further judging. Due Jan. 5.

UpMedio Design $1,000 Scholarship (3 given)

For students pursuing Interior Design, Fashion Design or applied Arts. Submit essay, portfolio and proof of enrollment. Due Feb. 1. 

VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship
Multiple opportunities with varying deadlines.

Varsity Tutor $200 Scholarship
Monthly scholarship essay contests - check back often!

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarships
3 awards ($5,000 to $10,000). Applicants will be judged on having shown compassion, courage, and a strong commitment to promoting a peaceful world through a vegetarian diet/lifestyle. Due Feb. 20.

Virtuous Prom Peace $250 Scholarship
For females studying Theology, Anthropology, Psychology or Sociology. Due Jan. 31.

Visual Comet $10,000 Scholarship

Visual Comet awards merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in social and applied sciences. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Due March 20 and Nov. 20. 

Vivint Smart Home $1,000 Scholarship
Eligible students (see list of majors) must submit 1-2 minute video about "places you feel at home." Due Oct. 1.

Volunteer Firefighter Alliance $1,000 Scholarship
Due May 1. Preference given to students enrolling in degree programs related to fire science, criminal justice or EMT.

WACE National Co-op Scholarship Program
3.5 GPA; must attend member institution. Due Feb. 15 but early applications are encouraged.

WRSH Foundation for your Future $500 Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; introduction and short essay required. Due Sept. 25. 

WalMart Associate Scholarship
Open to children of WalMart employees (min. 6 month); must have financial need. Application available online only and due Nov. 29.

Ward & Ward Civil Service Excellence $1,000 Scholarship

Minimum 2.0 GPA and "dedicated to civil service and promoting equality and able to demonstrate this commitment via their essay response." Submit essay, resume and transcript by July 15. 

Washington County Career Center High School Scholarship
Covers up to 30 percent program cost. Deadline not stated.

Washington County Farm Bureau

For children/grandchildren of WCFB members with minimum 2.5 GPA. Due April 12.

Washington Electric Cooperative
Multiple opportunities for children of members. Due Feb. 7.

Washington State Community College institutional scholarships
Due March 15. FAFSA and admission application must also be on file at the college.

WaterLogic $1,500 Scholarship

Submit 600-800 word essay explaining, Given the resources of today’s technological age, how can the problem of clean water be resolved? Due May 31. 

Where's My Caddie? $500 College Scholarship
Online application and 1,000-2,500 word essay explaining how technological advances have changed the game of golf. Due Dec. 30. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

William D. Squires Foundation $5,000 Scholarship
Renewable award (up to $20,000!) for students with an EFC of 7000 or below and a minimum 3.2 GPA. Opens in February and due April 5.

Wilshire Law Firm $1,000 Student Scholar Award

Minimum 3.0 GPA and involvement in community activities; submit  600-word essay describing the major they’re interested in and why, and how they intend to utilize their degree to contribute to the community. Due June 28.

Women's Transporation Seminar (WTS) Scholarships 

For qualified female students (minimum 3.0 GPA) interested in pursuing careers in transportation. Chapter-level scholarships total $10,600 and awardees can compete for $22,000 in national-level scholarships. Due Nov. 24. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
Open to students pursuing degree in design or art discipline; minimum 2.0 GPA. Open January - May.

Yonkers Honda $1,000 "Driving Memories" Scholarship

 In 600 words or less, describe your family car, the memories you have of it, and a journey it took you on that affected your college experience, whether it was a college visit, the drive to your move-in day, or another event that impacted your college experience. Due Feb. 4.

You Can Go to College
Large list of scholarship opportunities sorted by deadline and by category. Check back often!

Zeqr $1,000 Scholarship
Write 800 - 1,200 word article discussing how online learning is changing the traditional educational model of learning. Due. Dec. 15. NOTE: This site is currently outdated.  If it is not updated soon, this link will be removed from the directory. 

Zinda Law Group $1,000 Scholarship

Applicants should be interested in pursuing degree within political science, government service, or related field and want to help consumers, families, the public, or undeserved communities. Due Dec. 1.

Zinggia Art $2,000 Scholarship
For Ohio high school student who wishes to pursue career in illustration, graphic design, photography, or related program. Min. 3.0 GPA; submit five art samples. Due March 7.

ZipRecruiter $3,000 Scholarship

Write and explain a follow-up email for after a job interview. Due Dec. 31. 

Zombie Apocalypse $2,000 Scholarship
250 word essay describing your reaction to your school being overrun by zombies. Due Oct. 31.

Zonta International Women in Business Award
For women pursuing undergraduate and master's degrees in business management Due date not specified.

Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award ($1,000 to $4,000)
For women who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life.  Due date not specified.

Zonta International Women in Technology Award
For women pursuing an active role in technology and technological developments. Due date not specified.